A Book of Untruths
A memoir by Miranda Doyle

"Frigid" - the truth behind Lie 45?

Explore extra material and alternative opinions relating to chapter forty-five of A Book of Untruths, a memoir by Miranda Doyle.


- The truth behind lie 45? -


By the time of lie 45 I am no longer at school. However my nickname – frigid, still haunts me. Here a friend and I laugh about what was expected sexually of us at school, and it is as rudimentary as these things get. 

This illustration points back to another lie - number 28 - which describes other rudimentaries. Dad’s Men Only toilet and its split beaver shot. 

Men only – the sign from Dad's bathroom